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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Central Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Special Weather Statement issued July 18 at 6:51PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 6:51 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
  • ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN EAGLE...SOUTHERN
    ROUTT...NORTHEASTERN RIO BLANCO AND EASTERN GARFIELD COUNTIES UNTIL
    730 PM MDT...
    AT 650 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG GUST FROM
    ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 21 MILES
    NORTHEAST OF MEEKER TO 15 MILES NORTH OF NEW CASTLE TO 8 MILES
    NORTHWEST OF PARACHUTE...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.
    WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
    STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
    RIFLE AROUND 715 PM MDT.
    SILT AROUND 720 PM MDT.
    NEW CASTLE AND YAMPA AROUND 730 PM MDT.
    OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE PHIPPSBURG AND
    BUFORD.